Rust Dyeing Silk Scarves - Rusty Trash or Rusty Treasures? It's all a matter of perspective. On man's trash is another woman's treasure. Where do you go to find rusty stuff for rust dyeing? A trip to Fredericksburg Trade Days turned out to be a bonanza of rust! "Antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, shabby chic, primitives, ranch furniture, hunting accessories, candles, unique clothing, jewelry, food and so much more." The mission was to power shop and then get out of the heat. There ... Read More about Rust Dyeing Silk Scarves – Rusty Trash or Rusty Treasures
Girlfriends, a road trip, and junkin' for treasures. Sometimes you just need to take a road trip with good friends and go junk hunting. Vintage glass bottles were on the top of my list of things to "hunt" for. I took a break from sorting and cleaning and painting to go with my friends Melissa and Jackie. This is Jackie wearing our cute "Junker" t-shirt. You can order yours HERE. We dug thru rusty, dusty, chippy, aged trash to find our vintage treasures. We filled up the back of ... Read More about Girlfriends, a Road Trip, and Junkin’ for Treasures – Vintage Glass Bottles
Click Lock Vinyl Flooring - What are the Advantages to Installing a Click Lock Floor? There a many advantages to choosing to install click lock vinyl. Click lock vinyl flooring is pretty easy to install. This flooring is a luxury vinyl. The planks click together easily, providing a no mess glueless floating floor. Click lock vinyl flooring is pretty easy to install. It does not require a liner or padding, just a clean level floor. The bedroom floor is right at 400 square. I love the ... Read More about Click Lock Vinyl Flooring – What are the Advantages?
Here's a little instruction on how to make a bed skirt or dust ruffle from a canvas drop cloth. For this bed skirt I used a 6'X9' drop cloth from Wal-Mart's paint department. I washed it and dried it. I like the softer feel after it has been washed. Step 1:Measuring Measure from the floor to the top of the box spring.and length and width. Mine was 17" tall, 80" long, 75" wide. Note: you can measure the mattress with or without the help of a black cat. Her name is ... Read More about How to Make a Wrap Around Bed Skirt Using a Drop Cloth